Federalism


Balancing Local Control and Individual Rights

Balancing Local Control and Individual Rights

“Local control” is something politicians promote or ignore at their convenience. The U.S. House of Representatives, led by a Republican majority supposedly dedicated to returning power to the states, just voted to override state design and safety rules for...
The Principle of Subsidiarity

The Principle of Subsidiarity

by Jeff Deist, Mises.org Leftwing Vox.com recently published a welcome and thoughtful piece on the virtues of devolving political and legal power away from the federal government toward states and localities. This is exactly the kind of conversation honest Americans...